Waitlisting Made Smarter

Make your customers smile with Waitwhile – the smart online waitlist app.  Create a free waitlist with SMS notifications in 3 minutes.

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Waitwhile - the simple waitlisting app

The worthwhile way to waitlist

Whether you're a restaurant, beauty salon, retailer or event organizer, Waitwhile gives you a smart and simple waitlist with customizable SMS alerts. It's about time to make your customers happier and your business run smoother.

Easy to use waitlist

Easy-to-use waitlist

Bust your lines with an online waitlist that you can manage on any device, even without WiFi.

Inform guests

Keep guests informed

Guests can run errands while waiting and check the wait on their phone, no install needed.

Notify with SMS and email

Notify with SMS

Just text or email guests once you're ready. If they reply, it shows up in your waitlist.

Check in station

Check-in station

Easily set up a check-in station for customers to add themselves - online or in your store.

Waitlist monitor

Display waitlist on screen

Show your waitlist in realtime on a monitor or online to keep everyone informed.

Booking and appointments

Schedule bookings

Manage bookings alongside your waitlist and keep them perfectly in sync.

Track customer data

Track customer data

Capture all your customer data automatically. Follow-up with frequent visitors or re-engage old ones.

Powerful analytics

Wait time & analytics

Get accurate wait times, spot waitlist trends and learn about your customers to improve your business.


Works in 100+ markets

Waitwhile supports international numbers and can be localized to every language.

Trusted by thousands of companies

  • LinkedIn use Waitwhile for their recruiting events
  • Best Buy use Waitwhile to manage mobile repair waitlisting
  • Tribeca use Waitwhile to manage their StoryScape queues
  • Progressive use Waitwhile to manage car inspection queues
  • Facebook use Waitwhile for their developer events
  • Bob Jones University use Waitwhile to manage queues to student councelling
  • Hudson County City College use Waitwhile to manage queues to student councelling
  • Louis Vuitton use Waitwhile to manage retail operations
  • Mercedes Benz use Waitwhile to manage customer experience at dealerships
  • City of Houston use Waitwhile to manage queues for goverment services like animal sheltering
"Waitwhile offers an incredibly user-friendly and seamless experience for our retail customers"
Eli Benistry from Distinctive Diamonds loves Waitwhile

Eli Benisty

President, Distinctive Diamonds

"We use Waitwhile every day to manage walk-ins. It saves time, improves sales and customers love it."
Gilbert from High End Barbershop that loves Waitwhile

Gilbert Jones

CEO, High End Barbershop

"Waitwhile has increased our turnover with 8% and customer satisfaction with 100%. We couldn’t live without it!"
Alessandro from Settlers Tavern that loves Waitwhile

Alessandro Fucci

Bistro Manager, Settlers Tavern

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